AT&T Client Solutions Executive 2 (SLED) in Pierre, South Dakota
As a direct sales position, this role is responsible for building/maintaining relationships with customer, account planning/strategy, and pursuing new sales opportunities.
Key Roles/Responsibilities: Primarily on customer premise, create existing/new sales for delivery of solutions meeting a wide variety of customer needs for ATT products/services/systems/solutions. With the aid of support resources, identifies sales opportunity solutions. Builds/maintains network of colleagues/customers to share information and obtain prospects. May support resolution of customer disputes and accounts receivable discrepancies (i.e.billing/installation/customer issues). Establishes/maintains productive long-term client relationships. Supports in presenting products, services and migrations that can benefit customer needs. Demonstrates broad and strong working knowledge of the organizations entire product/service line. Partners with clients to understand business needs,issues,strategies,priorities to deliver valuable solutions. Develops responses to Request for Proposals. Identifies key trends and customer needs, leverages industry knowledge/applications, utilizes consultative skills to close sales for assigned accounts in accordance with company policy, procedures and culture. Owns account relationship; responsible for meeting revenue objectives. Demonstrates sustained record of sales achievement. Effectively influences customers to diffuse potential problems. Aids in devising direct sales plans/strategies. May develop strategic initiatives to grow/retain the revenue stream of complex accounts/projects. May support less experienced sales team through coaching or mentoring. Works on complex projects.
Duties directly related to making sales include: Meeting with customers and engaging in sales activities at customer site; communicating with customers via phone, teleconference, e-mail, etc. related to proposed solutions/sales,etc.; traveling to/from the customer premise for sales activities; providing subject matter expertise on technical sales issues; advising customers on suitability of products based on technical needs; preparing proposals/presentations/bids, including developing pricing/strategic plans and proposed solutions/sales; researching/developing solutions with AT&T external partners, including design/engineering; researching customer business/industry to identify new sales opportunities.
Education: Typically requires a Bachelor degree.
Experience: Typically requires 5-8 years direct work experience.